2017-2018 Walden University Catalog (March 2018) 
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2017-2018 Walden University Catalog (March 2018) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Educational Psychology–PhD in Psychology

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Students in this specialization will contribute to the field of human learning and education through independent, professional research. Students will gain a deepened understanding of key psychological theory affecting the breadth of issues related to the learning experiences of both high achievers and individuals whose needs are more specialized. Students will explore how to apply this theory to teaching learners across their lifespan and researching their cognition, motivation, and development.

Note on Licensure

The Educational Psychology specialization in the PhD in Psychology is not a licensure program and does not prepare an individual to become a licensed psychology professional.